1923. Item #77799
FORSDIKE, Sidney. THE EFFECTS OF RADIUM UPON LIVING TISSUES, with special reference to its use in the treatment of malignant disease. London: H. K. Lewis, 1923. Jacksonian Essay. Inscribed first edition: "27.8.23. To Dr. Quinton with the author's compliments." 8 plates. 72 pp. Octavo, blue cloth, gilt-stamped title to spine and upper board. Binding shows general light wear and is gently bumped at crown. Paper is lightly age-toned. About very good. The text also includes Forsdike's paper on "The Treatment of Uterine Haemorrhage by Radium" because it is a continuation of his investigation of the effects produced by radium upon living tissues.